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Learning Community I: Research Skills and Evaluating Sources

This guide will assist students in Spring 2020's Learning Community I, integrated with Psychology.

Evaluating Credibility

Evaluating Resources

Scholarly vs. popular periodicals

For citing your sources

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Finding information about periodicals

Ulrich's Periodicals Directory, an international directory, can help in identifying peer-reviewed or refereed journal articles.  Once in the database, simply key in the title or ISBN of the journal.  If a referee's shirt (striped shirt) icon is next to the name of the journal, it is a peer-reviewed journal.